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Passive tremor

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passive tremor --> resting tremor

A coarse, rhythmic tremor, 3-5 hz frequency, usually confined to hands and forearms, that appears when the limbs are relaxed, and disappears with active limb movements; characteristic of parkinson disease.

Synonym: passive tremor.